The society was established in 1988 to provide help and assistance for people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers. The society is a non-profit organisation and it is mainly funded by the STEA (Finnish Slot Machine Association).
The society consists of a national office with 2 local branches and 44 local associations and 38 subdivisions across the country with more than 14 000 members altogether.
The Alzheimer Society of Finland works nationwide to achieve the following goals:
The society has done a broad range of development projects over the years. It also organizes an annual seminar for professionals in the memory field.
For further information on our work please contact: